Name: Aliyah Shipman
Height: 5-9
Weight: 145 lbs.
DOB: 1/14/2003
Hometown: Plantation, Fla.
Team/Club: I-Fight Martial arts
Coach(es): Mohamed Ali Melghagh
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 Junior National Team Member
  • 2019 - National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -63kg - Gold
  • 2019 - US Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -59kg - Bronze
  • 2018 Junior National Team Member
  • 2018 - President’s Cup - Sparring - Black Belt - -63kg - Silver
  • 2018 - National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -59kg - Gold
  • 2018 - National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -59kg - Gold
  • 2017 Cadet National Team Member
  • 2017 - Pan-American Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -55kg - Bronze
  • 2017 - National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -55kg - Gold
  • 2017- US Open - Sparring - Black Belt - -55kg - Bronze
  • 2016 - National Championships - Sparring - Black Belt - -51kg - Silver
  • 2015 - National Championships - Sparring - Red Belt - -55kg - Silver
Personal: Favorite Taekwondo Athlete: Jade Jones...Favorite Non-Taekwondo Athlete: Serena Williams...Who is your biggest inspiration?: Jade Jones...Favorite Foods & Drinks: I like all types of food, but I really enjoy sushi. My favorite drinks are smoothies, milkshakes, and boba...Favorite Book: "1984" by James Orwell...Favorite TV Show(s): "Stranger Things" and "Black Mirror"...Favorite Movie(s): “Us”...Favorite Band:/Singer: The Weeknd...Favorite/Inspirational Quotes: “There are no limits to what you can accomplish, except the limits you place on your own thinking.” - Brian Tracey...What is your proudest moment in Taekwondo to date?: Being able to attend the 2018 Junior World Championships in Tunisia....Other Fun or Interesting facts about you: I skipped a grade.